Amanda R. Kost M.D. Accepting new patients

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Specialties

Family planning, Primary care - family medicine, Women's health

Languages

English

Biography

Amanda Rhea Kost, M.D. sees patients at the Harborview Family Medicine Clinic including infants, children, adults, elders and pregnant women. She sees hospitalized patients and performs deliveries at the University of Washington Medical Center. Dr. Kost is also a UW assistant professor of family medicine in the University of Washington School of Medicine.

Dr. Kost earned her bachelor's degree from Cornell University and her M.D. from University at Buffalo, The State University of New York. She teaches the second year introduction to clinical medicine course as part of her role as college mentor, advises students interested in pursuing a career in family medicine and is developing components of the new UWSOM curriculum.

Dr. Kost's clinical interests include health literacy, motivational interviewing and family planning. She believes in whole person care across the life span in the context of each patient's family and community.

Personal Interests

Dr. Kost enjoys gardening, hiking and CrossFit.
Family-Medicine-Clinic-at-Harborview

Family Medicine Clinic at Harborview

401 Broadway, 2nd Floor, Ste. 2075 Seattle, WA 98104

206.520.5000

Acute episodic care, Behavioral healthcare, Eye care (optometry exams), Family medicine-OB

Childbirth-Center-at-UWMC-University

Maternal Infant Center at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 6th Floor Pacific Tower Seattle, WA 98195

206.598.4616

24-hour anesthesia services, Antepartum care, Birth center tours, Breastfeeding support

UW - Dept. of Family Medicine

Residency, 2008, Family Medicine

State University New York School of Medicine

Medical education, 2005

 

Board Certifications
  • Family Medicine, 2009, American Board of Family Medicine